2018 GMC Sierra HD News, Specs, Price and Release Date
Entering the pickup truck class, the new 2018 GMC Sierra HD is not a new participant. Its predecessor was hugely accepted on the market and at this time, the fans are expecting to see some improvements such as the appearance and performance. To create a big success, it is important for the company to do some repairs to the exterior and interior. We heard from some unofficial sources that the company would update the platform to make this pickup truck can deal with any terrains so that it is capable of working on on-road and off-road condition. Well, this truck is a heavy workload and therefore it is targeted to be able to carry more stuff with the higher level of cabin comfort to give more quality design compared to the previous model. Although it will use the same engine, surely the company will improve it a little bit. We anticipate seeing the turbo V6 engine to make it more efficient especially for the 1500 version.
As you know that the Sierra models are the best vehicle that commonly used for government, military and police. The vehicle is quite good especially for its equipment. 2018 GMC Sierra HD come out with strong body design with the stiff suspension as the solution to improve the functions and capabilities in all terrains. Buyers can pick the best colors for the outer part if you love to do so. Some unofficial reports also mentioned that there would be updated front bumper with the larger grille and the GMC logo placed in the middle while the roof outside is completed with variable intermittent wiper for glass. It also has new LED technology to offer excellent visibility.
When it comes to the cabin side, the company will provide two color options. You can go with the dark gray seats together with black interior accents. Alternatively, you can choose dark gray upholstery with the jet black vinyl interior accents. For the seats, you can set it manually to meet your preference. 2018 GMC Sierra HD is also completed with modern technological features including cruise control, front cup holders, electric steering, Tilt adjustable steering wheel, USB connection, air conditioning, volume control, and radio and memory card slot.
2018 GMC Sierra HD Engine
2018 GMC Sierra HD is coming out with the naturally aspirated V8 engine and V6 unit to provide about 285 hp and aluminum block. It seems that there will be a new turbocharged V6 engine that is used the same 4.3 liters. The use of brand new turbocharged V6 engine will be the answer to competing with Ford Ecoboost. They also have a big concern to reduce the current fuel consumption especially for the V8 gas engine with the same six-speed auto gearbox to use.
2018 GMC Sierra HD is possible to come out sometime in 2017 and the base version is estimated about $28,700.